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75TH CONGRESS, 1ST SESSION-CHS. 708-711-AUGUST 19, 1937 Reserve Fleet Division of the United States Shipping Board Mer- chant Fleet Corporation during the months of October, November, and December 1921; October and November 1923; and October 1924: Provided, That claim hereunder shall be filed within six months from the approval of this Act: Provided further, That no benefits shall accrue prior to the approval of this Act. Approved, August 19, 1937. 1067 Provisos. Time for filingelaim. No prior benefits. [CHAPTER 709] AN ACT For the relief of Wayne M. Cotner. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the United States Employees' Compensation Commission be, and is hereby, authorized to consider and determine, in the same manner and to the same extent as if application for the benefits of the Employees' Compensation Act had been made within the one-year period required by sections 17 and 20 thereof, the claim of Wayne M. Cotner, on account of disability due to loss of any 1 eye, alleged to have been caused by employment in the service of the United States between March 29, 1919, and August 7, 1919: Provided, That no benefits shall accrue prior to the approval of this Act: Provided further, That claim hereunder shall be filed within six months from the approval of this Act. Approved, August 19, 1937. [CHAPTER 710] AN ACT For the relief of Ralph Reisler. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secre- tary of the Treasury is hereby authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Ralph Reisler, of New York City, New York, the sum of $2,500, in full satisfaction of his claim against the United States for the death of his minor son, Ralph Reisler, Junior, who died from injuries sus- tained when he was struck by a United States mail truck in the Bronx, New York City, on January 21, 1925: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or attorney on account of services rendered in connection with this claim, and the same shall be unlawful, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, August 19, 1937. August 19, 1937 [H. R. 1375] [Private, No. 317] Wayne M. Cotner. Disability claim to be considered. 39 Stat. 746, 747. 5 U.. .C . §§767, 770. Provisos. No prior benefits. Time for filing claim. August 19, 1937 [H. R. 1690] [Private, No. 318] Ralph Reisler. Payment to. Proviso. Limitation on attor- ney's, etc., fees. Penalty for viola- tion. ICHAPTER 711] AN ACT For the relief of W. H . Lenneville. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Comp- troller General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to credit the postal-savings account of W. H. Lenne- I So in original. August 19, 1937 [H. R. 3745] [Private, No. 319] W. H. Lenneville. Credit in postal ac- counts.